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Sedition and Defamation Displayed

By: N/A

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, J Roberts: 1731

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001598

Condition: Very Good


Booklet printed in 1731 as a letter to the author of the craftsman, believed to be written by Sir William Yonge though not stated in booklet. 48pp which have been proffessionaly bound in plain brown paper covers. Signature of previous owner in old ink on title page looks like Ro. Pountney. DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Sermons and Extracts Consolatory on the Loss of Friends

By: N/A

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, J Hatchard: 1810

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007764

Condition: Good Plus


A series of sermons selected from the works of eminent divines including Bishop Bull, Archdeacon Paley ,Rev Dr John Drysdale, Archdeacon Shepherd and 12others plus a dissertation by Dr Richard Price. Contains 324 pages in bright clean condition just a little light marking to top of rear endpaper and very occasional small marks elsewhere very few,small ink signatures of previous owners on front endpaper and half title page, paper seal of Anne Louisa Ashburton pasted on inside front board, name on front endpaper is Anne Louisa Baring later to become the first Lady Ashburton.NO dustwrapper, oute... View more info

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The Diamond Pocket Prayer Book

By: N/A

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, J Carr: 1827

Seller ID: 002890

Condition: Good Plus


Beautiful antiquarian prayer book in leather binding which folds around with a tag flap.492 pages with many steel engravings, pages are a little foxed, pages are gilt on all edges. The end of the book is a new version of the Psalms of David 164 pages, the book has a marble endpaper on front and rear board but not opposite the boards not known if there was and has been removed. Book's first page is steell engraving of Three men and Angel with the title The Diamond Pocket Prayer, last page says finis at end of text so if pages missing is possibly blank endpapers, neat former owners signaure on ... View more info

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Rambles in Kent

By: N/A

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, J Mead:

Seller ID: 007581

Condition: Good Plus


Excellent book on rambling around Kent at the time of publcation which though undated is late 1800s. Contains 191 pages in overall bright clean condition just a few foxing spots to first and last couple of pages, previous owners inked details on first blank page dated 1885, this ink has seeped through in small spots to illustration opposite title page see image, paper is split on the inner hinge of the front endpaper but binding is sound and holding. Sixty two wood engravings plus 6 full page illustrations taken from steel engravings,all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwra... View more info

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Rugby School Register Annotated Volume 1 from 1675 to 1849 Inclusive

By: N/A

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Rugby UK, A J Lawrence Printer to the School: 1881

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003843

Condition: Very Good


Deataied register of pupils entering Rugby School in this time period with reference to their parentage. 358 pages in clean condition just slight browning to outer edges of the pages, few light foxing spots to first and last few pages and four others inside. Outer covers have a few light marks and slightly darkened on spine, slight wear top and bottom of spine. A pleasing copy of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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The Hotels of Europe 1887

By: N/A

Price: £300.00

Publisher: London, J P Segg and Co: 1887

Seller ID: 004007

Condition: Good Plus


Book published annually to provide information, for the traveller, on hotels in Europe, America, Australasia and Africa. 208 pages plus 40 pages of appendix on railway and steamship routes, with double page colour maps plus old adverts with period illustrations. Pages have decorative green and brown printed borders. Pages are overall bright and clean just the occasional light foxing spots, outer edges of pages are gold on all three sides.Outer covers are worn top and bottom of spine and on corners, dusty and a few marks, small split front bottom of spine 1¾ inches long. Gold embossing is a l... View more info

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The Jubilee of George the Third the Father of His People

By: N/A

Price: £39.99

Publisher: London, John Bumpus: 1887

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007762

Condition: Good Plus


Very informative book on the Jubille of George the Third, a n account of the celebration in the towns and villages throughout the United Kingdom of the forty ninth anniversary of his reign 25th October 1809. Contains 224 pages inoverall bright clean condition just some occasional small foxing spots to first and last couple of pagesand endpapers,first 160 pages are whiter than rest why I do not know they all appear original, all edges of pages are gold, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are clean with gold and siver decoration. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE O... View more info

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A List of the Plate with the Inscriptions Thereon at the Mansion House of the City of London

By: N/A

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Charles Skipper and East: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004393

Condition: Good


Printed by order of the commitee of Aldermen for London, this book lists all the plate in the Mansion House at the time of printing. 46 pages in bright clean condition neat inscription to former owner on first blank page, outer edges of [pages are gold. Outer covers are flexible red leather covered card, this is worn on edges with a few small splits to spine. A pleasing copy of an historical reference book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Christian Year Thoughts in Verse

By: N/A

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green and Co: 1909

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 004616

Condition: Very Good


Attractive full leather binding for this book of thoughts in verse for Sundays and Holydays. 256 pages with previous owners details on front endpaper and some to first couple of blank pages and last couple of blank pages plus last page of index, rest of pages are bright and clean. Edges of pages are all gold which is very bright, outer leather binding has a couple of very lighr marks but is very bright and attractive. Book comes in cardboard box with metal reinforcers on corners, the box is a little worn and marked but has done its job in protecting the book. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAIL... View more info

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Cest Daucasi and De Nicolete

By: N/A

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Oxford Uk, Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1906

Edition: First Limited/ Numbered Edition

Seller ID: 004919

Condition: Good Plus


This book contains this manuscript reproduced in photo facsimile and type-transliteration the unique manuscipt in the Bibliotheque Nationale at Paris. 75 pages plus two pages of subscribers names. Limited to 165 copies this is presentation copy number 3. Pages are clean with some foxing to edges of a few pages, endpapers are browned. Neat ink details of previous owner on front endpaper John Gardner famous British Composer. Outer boards are attractive half vellum a little discoloured with blue cloth covered boards and gold lettering. A nice attractive copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE... View more info

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A visit to His Holiness Pope Pius X A Series of Thirty-nine Remarkable Views Showing the Palace of the Vatican, Its Gardens, Etc

By: N/A

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, U.S.A., Syndicate Company.: 1914

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 008188

Condition: Good


A Series of thirty-nine remarkable photoraphic views, from Underewood and Underwood showing the Palace of the Vatican, Its Gardens, the Great Church of Saint Peter's, His Holiness Pope Pius X and Members of His Household. 44 pages in overall clean condition just a few occasional light marks, 39 B/w photographs with short text beneath, all present as listed. NO dustwrapper, outer boards al ittle browned to edges and light marking to front but heavier marking to rear SEE IMAGE. Though not perfect still a presentable example of a collectable book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Story of Enid and Geraint

By: N/A

Price: £58.00

Publisher: London, E Moxon and Co:

Seller ID: 005268

Condition: Good


This tale told from the ancient Welsh,Norman,German and Scandinavian legends with nine full page illustrations by Gustave Dore. 216 pages in overall clean condition with some browning to the edges of a few pages, inked name of previous owner on inside front board and on title page dated 18?? looks to end in 6 cannot make out other number. Edges of pages are gold, outer covers are rubbed and worn especially on spine, book is complete but several pages are loose. HEAVY BOOK 1.8 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.Though not perfect a pleasing copy of an interesting book, priced ... View more info

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The Book of Common Prayer, And Administration of The Sacraments, And Other Rites And Ceremonies of The Church, According To The Use of The United Church of England And Ireland

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, G E Eyre and W Spottiswoode:

Seller ID: 008101

Condition: Good Plus


Tooled full leather binding of this work with brass clasp and gold decoration front and rear., also contains Psalter or Psalms of David. Pages not numbered a few hundred in overallt clean condition just a little foxing to first and last couple of pages, all outer edges of pages are gilt, neat former owners inscription on inside friont board dated 1868 only date in book. NO dustwrapper, outer full leather decorated boards are rubbed and worn to edges.has a period four ribbon bookmark not sure what age but not modern. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQ... View more info

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The Leisure Hour

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The Leisure Hour: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005813

Condition: Very Good


Excellent copy of this book from 1890 with 860 pages of reding to while away the hours in 1890. Articles on household management, historical events, travel and stories with many B/w illustrations. HEAVY BOOK 2.2 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Light foxing to first and last few pages and outer edges of pages. Outer decorative boards are lightly rubbed on edges,few light marks on rear, a sound bright copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The English Review Vol VI September-December 1846

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Francis and John Rivington: 1846

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006007

Condition: Very Good


A review of books for this period 499 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and bookplate of James John Hornby pasted on inside front board, another name in pencil on first blank page. Outer half leather boards are little rubbed and worn on edges. A pleasing sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The English Review Vol VII March-June 1847

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Francis and John Rivington: 1847

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006008

Condition: Very Good


A review of books for this period 510 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and bookplate of James John Hornby pasted on inside front board. Outer half leather boards are little rubbed and worn on edges. A pleasing sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The English Review Vol VIII September-December 1847

By: N/A

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Francis and John Rivington: 1847

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006009

Condition: Very Good


A review of books for this period 5189 pages in overall clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages and bookplate of James John Hornby pasted on inside front board. Outer half leather boards are little rubbed and worn on edges. A pleasing sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ Translated Out of the Original Greek

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: New York, American Bible Society: 1861

Seller ID: 006063

Condition: Good Plus


New Testament translated out of the original Greek with the former translations diligently compared and revised. 112 pages in overall clean condition with just some light occasional foxing spots, a little heavier on first and last couple of pages. Neat former owners details on front endpaper dated 1883. All outer edges of pages are gold. outer full leather covered boards are rubbed and worn on edges, a few light marks and a mark 4x2 inches on top rear board. Slight bend to boards. Though not perfect still a pleasing copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Trial of Lieutenant General John Whitelocke Commander in Chief of the Expedition Against Buenos Ayres

By: N/A

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, T Gillet Printer: 1808

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006109

ISBN: 090756111x

Condition: Good


Detailed report on the trial of John Whitelocke by court martial held in Chelsea College on Thursday 28th January 1808 and succeeding days. 214 pages plus 12 page appendixin overall clean condition just some dustiness and light marks to last couple of pages and slight browningto others. Last page of appendix has small losses top and bottom of page, the bottom is in blank margin to top is around 2 inches diagonally across the top corner and results in some missing wording.Map of Buenos Ayres at front in good condition, some marking to front endpapers and printed name of previous owner pasted o... View more info

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Robinson Crusoe Linen Book

By: N/A

Price: £39.99

Publisher: New York, McLaughlin Bros.:

Seller ID: 007476

Condition: Good Plus


Book printed on linen giving a short synopsis of the story of Robinson Crusoe,10 printed pages with four full page colour illustrations and several smaller single colour illustrations in bright clean condition just a few occasional smallmarks, Outer card covers are a little worn with some creasing and a faded ink name on front. Thogh not perfect still a pleasing example of this book not dated believed late 1800s. SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info